Defines "wellness" as a combination of physical fitness and sound mental health and stresses the importance of integrating three basic factors into one's life in order to maximize wellness: proper nutrition, regular exercise, and efficient stress management Topics: Health, Health
Shows how eating the right amounts of the right foods is related to good health. Illustrates how poor, unbalanced diets may cause irritability, lack of energy, or physical weakness. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. Topics: diet, health
Shows how technology developed by NASA for the space program is being extended into health care. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . Topics: NASA, health
Shows primary health care services in various parts of Nigeria which use specially trained community health workers and nurses in an expanded role Topics: Community health services, Community health aides, Nurse practitioners, Community health aides,...
NASA researchers and scientists use measurement and estimation skills to help characterize health, environmental and other operational human biomedical risks associated with living in space and to identify strategies, tools or technologies to prevent or reduce those risks. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . Topics: NASA, NASA CONNECT, science, health
Carole Keller discusses with others employee assistance programs as opposed to other forms of help for women employees who have problems, including personal or family problems, but focusing on chemical dependency. Includes discussion of personal or family problems, especially on chemical dependency and related problems Topics: Health., Personnel Management., Alcoholism., Mental Health., Women., Drug abuse.
Mental health professionals, patients, and community residents respond to the phasing out of a state hospital near Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, and the development of new community care facilities for the mentally ill and retarded Topics: Community mental health services, Community mental health services, Community mental health services
Presents interviews with medical personnel who discuss the importance of comparing cost versus quality of different drugs, the risks of taking any medication, and the need for greater responsibility of patients in their own health care Topics: Medical care, Consumer education, Health education, Consumer education, Health education, Medical...
National Health Test: 4 - Exercise, Nutrition, and Diet Presents a study of unusual wildlife indigenous to Australia and Tasmania, including the duck-billed platypus, flying fox, frilled lizard, spiny anteater, and kangaroo. Topics: National Health Test: 4 - Exercise, Nutrition, and Diet
byPublic Health Service. , Communicable Disease Center (U.S.)
Emphasizes the potential public health hazards resulting from the widespread use of pesticides and explains the work of the Communicable Disease Center's toxicology laboratories. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Pesticides, Health risk assessment
Discusses housing and other environmental conditions of migrant worker camps. Shows safeguards against such health hazards as pests, dirt, and unsafe water. Stresses the responsibilities of workers, growers, and others. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact email@example.com for more information Topics: public health, migrant workers
Story of how Bill Frank of Chicago was tragically blinded in an on-the-job accident and what it meant to him, his family, and their way of life Summary Story of how Bill Frank of Chicago was blinded in a work-related accident and what it meant to him, his wife and his child. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Industrial accidents, People with disabilities, Blind and visually... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
See scans of liner notes for detailed content. Topics: vhs, Drugs, San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, massage parlor, Board of Supervisors' Public Health,... Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Examines the work of Chinese paramedics working in rural areas of China. Shows how their work includes sanitation, reduction of pest problems, care for sick animals, and other duties relating to human birth control, dentistry, tonsil removal, and minor ailments requiring herbal remedies or acupuncture Topics: Rural health services, Physicians' assistants, Physicians' assistants, Rural health services
National Health Test: 2 - Reproduction and Birth Presents questions and answers about the role of exercise in physical fitness, balanced diets, dental health, poison and first-aid treatment. Topics: Sex, Sex (Biology), Health education, Health education, Sex, Sex (Biology)
"This informative video frames the sobering details of chronic hepatitis B and highlights the importance of prevention, screening, and management of patients who are infected with the virus. ...Includes personal stories..."-- description from box. Topics: vhs, hepatitis B, health, liver Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
"How to use your Juice Extractor. Techniques, Tips, and information to help you get the most from your juice extractor" Topics: vhs, Nutrition, Health, The Bible Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Depicts techniques, materials and equipment developed in using aircraft for mosquito control. Indicates the kind of situation in which such control may economically and feasibly be applied. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: public health, mosquitoes, aircraft, pesticide
Examines the problems of the mentally ill in America and the people who try to help them. Provides an intimate look at the Creedmore Psychiatric Center in Queens, N.Y. Shows how patients are being released into communities that are often unprepared to treat and accept them Topics: Psychology, Mental health, Mental health, Psychology
AIDS, Los Altos Story, AIDS Commission, Needle exchange, Health Quarterly, AIDS Report, Assisted suicide, Duesberg, AZT, June- September 1991. See scans of liner notes for detailed content. Topics: vhs, AIDS, San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, Los Altos Story, AIDS Commission, Needle exchange,... Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
"How to get rid of those foods you think you can live without. How to shop for you and your family. Menus for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Low fat, delicious recipes."- description from box. Topics: vhs, health, food Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
byFederal Works Agency. Work Projects Administration
On Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects in Illinois. Shows a dam at Greenville under construction. City streets are paved with brick, and sewer pipes are laid. An airport is graded and a drainage system installed. Shows activities in a WPA sewing room. Peaches are canned in a cannery operated by the WPA and the National Youth Administration. Shows the operation of a WPA trachoma clinic. County roads are graded and resurfaced. Abraham Lincoln landmarks in New Salem are restored. Shows... Topics: Airports, Canning and preserving, Dams, Highway construction, Illinois, Motion pictures, New Salem...
Biofeedback:Listening to Your Head (1970) Traces the development of the human fetus from conception to birth. Charts, animated drawings, X-rays, and photomicrographs are used in showing the process of fertilization, the division of the cells, the nourishment of the embryo, the development of internal organs and the nervous system, and other phases of development which take place during the gestation period. Topics: Biological control systems, Feedback (Psychology), Mind and body, Mental health, Biological control...
Portrays through dramatized situations and case histories various mental disorders experienced by soldiers during training and combat ranging from mild anxiety states to severe depressive reactions and paranoid psychoses; traces the life patterns of each affected soldier and relates his early familial and environmental experiences to the circumstances which precipitate his mental breakdown; demonstrates methods of psychotherapy, including emotional catharsis, narcoanalysis, hypnotic... Topics: Mental Disorders, Mental Health, Combat Disorders, Military Psychiatry
This historic, silent German educational film shows a human being as seen in a fluoroscope. In this era, the deleterious effects of x-ray exposure were not well understood. Unfortunately the reality is that the subject of this film may very well have suffered negative effects of the long-term exposure seen in this film. Fluoroscopy is an imaging technique that uses X-rays to obtain real-time moving images of the interior of an object. In its primary application of medical imaging, a... Topics: X-Ray Generator, Fluoroscopy, Health, Thomas Edison
byJoan Konner; National Broadcasting Company.; Films Incorporated.
Examines current methods for the disposal of radioactive waste. Shows the growing pileup of radioactive waste and the lack of safe and satisfactory means for its disposal. Producer, writer, and director, Joan Konner; camera, Houston Hall, et al. ; film editors, George Johnson, Clay Cassell ; electronic music, Pril Smiley ; consultants, Harry Woolf, Howard Seliger. Topics: Cancer., Public health., Refuse And Refuse Disposal., Nuclear Physics., Atomic Energy., Radiation.,...
Presents a brief history of venereal disease, examines the symptoms of syphilis and gonorrhea and the microorganisms which cause these diseases, and emphasizes the importance and methods of treatment. Producer, Tom Smith; collaborators, Walter Smartt, James Miller. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Biology., Health, Sexually transmitted diseases.
byEncyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation.
Introduces the unclean ways of the dirt witch in order to encourage children to enjoy bathing and to develop regular routines of washing the hands, face, body, and hair. For elementary grades. Topics: Hygiene -- Juvenile films, Children -- Health and hygiene -- Juvenile films, Cleanliness, Health,...
Charley has the workings of the National Health Service explained to him. NHS. National Health Service Act. National Health Service Scheme favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: National Health Service, NHS
Amusing health propaganda trailer on the dangers of sneezing. NHS in 1948. Public health. Colds. Coughs and Sneezes spread diseases, Modern Public Health Campaign Films. Post War era. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews ) Topics: health, colds, nhs
" Join renowned ventriloquist Jonathan Geffner and his whimsical puppet partners, Shmendrik, Ezra, Danny, and Chippy for a frank yet humorous talk about the dangers of drug abuse. Kids will Love this one-of-a-kind video!" favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: vhs, Health, Safety, Brotherhood Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Promotional piece for Sherwin-Williams DDT preparation - Pestroy. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: public health, ddt, insects, pesticide
byNational Film Board of Canada; International Tele-Film Enterprises
Credits: Producer, director and script, Gene Feldman; music, the Eric Turkel Quartet; photographer, Richard Francis; film editor, Michael Weiner French version released under title: On y touche presque tous Summary Probes into the social and psychological forces behind drug abuse. Shows a young boy who attempts to discover how to handle his emotions by observing the ways in which others deal with their feelings. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Drug addiction, Alcoholism, Drug abuse, Substance abuse, Public... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Animation short promoting general health awareness. NHS in 1947. Public health. Public Health Campaign Films. Post War era. Humorous cartoon treatment of general health problems: correct posture; the value of exercise and fresh air; the importance of suitable clothes; how to avoid insomnia. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Public health, cartoon